UW Radiology

October 31, 2014

New library items: 10/31/14

Annals of Nuclear Medicine (July 2014) Articles include: “Altered biodistribution of FDG in patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus” (p. 505) “Radiation safety of outpatient 177Lu-octreotate radiopeptide therapy of neuroendocrine tumors” (p. 531) Annals of Nuclear Medicine (Aug. 2014) Articles include: “The diagnostic role of 18F-FDG PET for primary central nervous system lymphoma” (p. 603) “A…

October 24, 2014

Citation management software: Which one should I use?

Pybliographer, EndNote, Zotero, Mendeley, Papers, RefWorks, Docear … sometimes it seems like every software company has a citation manager to offer. If you’re doing research and you have a long list of citations to keep track of, efficient management software is a must. Below are some questions and links that can help you make the choice. What…

October 20, 2014

Featured History: Dr. Rosalyn Yalow

This month’s Featured History exhibit focuses on Dr. Rosalyn Yalow, recipient of half of the 1977 Nobel Prize in Medicine for her work in developing radioimmunoassay for peptide hormones — a feat the Nobel Commission described as “a series of brilliant, classical papers” featuring “a spectacular combination of immunology, isotope research, mathematics, and physics.” The…

October 18, 2014

“Help — I can’t find an article!”

One of the best features of PubMed is that little purple UW logo that reads, “Check for full text”. If you find a relevant article, all you have to do is click that button, and within a few seconds, you’ll have a PDF ready to go. But what if that button doesn’t show up? How…

October 17, 2014

RSNA presenters: Looking for templates?

With the RNSA Annual Meeting rapidly approaching, many of you are hard at work putting together your posters and presentations. Over on the library’s LightBox page, I’ve uploaded templates for posters and slide decks, as well as the official UW Radiology ArtPack, which has all the logos and wordmarks you need to brand your materials….

October 3, 2014

New at the library: 10/3/14

Today I added two new journal issues to our shelves: the October 2014 issues of the American Journal of Roentgenology and Academic Radiology. If you’d rather browse remotely, both journals are available online through the UW Libraries. Click here to visit the “Current Issue” pages, with tables of contents and links to full articles: AJR Academic Radiology (if…